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Join Maurie Foun at his Upper Murray Resting Place and Poet’s Paradise for a uniquely Australian experience of camping, campfire cooking, live music and bush poetry. The weekend opens with a welcoming ‘Poet’s Breakfast’ and includes cooking demonstrations, local wine tastings, campfire jams and bonfires.

Food platters will be available to purchase throughout the weekend.

The Upper Murray Camp-Oven Cooking Bash. This event will be staged at 'The Resting Place - Poets Paradise' eco-camping retreat.

Hosted by acclaimed bush poet Maurie Foun, visitors may expect:

Outstanding atmosphere, authentic open fire camp-oven cooking and tastings, local wine tastings and sales, live music and bush poetry presentations by awarded artists including walk-ups.

Saturday night live variety concert with special guest, multi award winning Indigenous singer-songwriter, Johnny Huckle.

There will also be Friday and Saturday night bonfires and late camp-fire jam sessions. On-site campsites available.

A highly memorable, fair-dinkum Aussie experience.

This event is part of High Country Harvest 2017.

Content: Tourism North East

Price & booking


Type Entry cost
$20.00 - $50.00

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  • Pets allowed, enquire on booking